Thursday, 26 April, 2018

Prime Minister inaugurates Defence Expo in Chennai

PM Modi Chalo Champaran Speech Highlights Recalls Mahatma Gandhi & Vinoba Bhave's Contributions PM Narendra Modi
Kelvin Reese | 15 April, 2018, 00:24

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday rejected as "baseless allegation" of southern states that the Terms of Reference of the 15th Commission are "biased against certain states or a particular region" and said it would benefit states that took population control measures. Every day the park receives at least 600 visitors, and 1,000-1500 on holidays. All road routes were cut out and a wall between the IIT Madras and the Adyar Cancer Institute was razed to enable the PM to travel through the walled and gated campus premises. Fasting will not stop him from coming to Tamil Nadu.

"Despite repeated failures in derailing and disruting the development model of the Prime Minister, the opposition has been constantly disrupting Parliament and not allowing the government to bring important legislations which are aimed at making India a stronger and better nation", the BJP said in a statement. On defence manufacturing licenses, on defence offsets, on defence exports clearances, on Foreign Direct Investment in defence manufacturing, and on reforming our defence procurement, we have taken many steps.

PM Modi asserted that though India is a peace loving country but to protect people and territory well-equipped our Armed Forces are essential.

"Cauvery water is the lifeline for the people of Tamil Nadu". This is the land from where India Looked East and Acted East for thousands of years. The court had given the Centre six weeks to frame the scheme on the verdict.

The Prime Minister arrives at the venue of the Defence Expo2018 in Mahabalipuram.

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BJP's fast is a bid to protest against the washout of the second part of Parliament's Budget Session due to continuous disruptions, which the BJP blamed on the Congress.

The Congress on Tuesday termed the fast proposed to be undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP leaders on Thursday against Parliament's disruption as nothing but a "photo-opportunity" and "drama".

Modi was received at the Chennai airport by governor Banwarilal Purohit, defence minister Nirmala Seetharaman, chief minister Edapaddi Palaniwami, deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam and senior officials. PM Modi is also fasting.

The police detained around 200 protesters.

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